HP Discover started here in Vegas with some great storage news.

First there are major StoreOnce enhancements made like a 100TB/h backup speed and 40TB/h restore speed, 3 and 5 times faster that the first competitor EMC DataDomain… Great!

Second there is the announcement of HP Data Protector 7.0.

And finally there is the industry’s first Flat-SAN architecture. First implementation will be a direct connected Virtual Connect FlexFabric with the 3PAR storage boxes…

Find more information on the 3PAR and Virtual Connect news here.

More information will follow!

U can also take a look at the great blog of Calvin Zito aka @HPStorageGuy